This video slot is roughly based on Hans Christian Andersen’s famous story The Ugly Duckling. Scruffy Duck is one of the ducks present on the screen that transforms into a beautiful swan during one of the extra features. The slot machine is presented with cartoon graphics and is very well designed characters.
About the Developer
NetEnt has been creating slots since 1996 and has created more than 200 casino games in the last two decades. The company is one of the pioneer casino software providers.
About the Game
Scruffy Duck is a 5 reel, 3 rows and 25 fixed payline slot which is powered by NetEnt. Scruffy Duck is available to play across all devices including mobile and tablet. The bets can be placed from a minimum of 25p to a maximum of £250 for each spin. The video slot is set in a cartoon-style pond. The low paying symbols are duck egg style playing card icons A, K, Q, and J. The high paying symbols are depicted by a family of ducks. Each of them is carrying a different item. Daddy Duck is seen with a mobile phone, Mum Duck is holding a gift, a young duck is wearing a baseball cap and holding a radio and lastly, the baby duck is holding a lollipop. It is the Daddy duck that you would like to see more on the reels, as it is the highest paying icon of the slot. Landin five of them across a payline will award you 400 coins. A wild icon is also present in Scruffy Duck that turns into an expanding wild and covers the whole reel it is appearing on.
Free Spins Feature: This feature can be activated by landing three of the free spins icons on reels three, four, and five simultaneously. You are then asked to pick one of the diving ducks to discover which of the following five extra feature you are awarded.
- Multiplier Feature- You are rewarded with 15 free spins. Each win in this feature gets a 3 times multiplier.
- Symbol Removal Feature- You are rewarded with 12 free spins. During this feature, the reels show only the high-value symbols, playing card icon from A to J are taken out of the reels.
- Colossal Wilds Feature- You are rewarded with 10 free spins. The colossal 2x2 or 3x3 wilds are attached to the three middle reels during this feature. Therefore, the expanding wilds land only on reels 1 and 5.
- Random Wilds Feature- You are rewarded with 8 free spins. During every free spin in this feature, the reels are covered with between two and five random wilds. However, these random wilds do not expand.
- Double Feature- You are rewarded with 6 free spins. During this feature, any two of the above features are active.
NetEnt is known for developing well-designed video slots and Scruffy Duck also falls into that category. The slot comes with various features that provide excitement to the players.